New Release 4.3.0

The latest release includes traffic improvements, a reworked library and other updates.

New Release 4.3.0

Bringing Halo 2 to Zcash

As the first implementation of Halo within Zcash, this would serve as a catalyst for Zcash user confidence and scalability, while making the protocol more attractive, faster and less expensive for others to build on.

Bringing Halo 2 to Zcash

Technical explainer: Halo on Zcash

The Halo 2 zero-knowledge proving system, invented and developed at Electric Coin Co. (ECC), eliminates the trusted setup, reducing the attack surface of the Zcash protocol and improving assurance about ZEC supply integrity.

Technical explainer: Halo on Zcash

The troubling facts about the Bittrex announcement that it plans to delist Zcash and others

In spite of all the conjecture on Twitter, there is no public regulatory rationale for delisting Zcash. In fact, many exchanges in the US are doubling down.

The troubling facts about the Bittrex announcement that it plans to delist Zcash and others

New Release 4.2.0

New release 4.2.0 removes the zcashd dependency upon libsodium for ed25519 signature checks and instead uses the Rust implementation in ed25519-zebra, which has been active for signature verification since the Canopy upgrade.

New Release 4.2.0

ECC Transparency Report for Q2 2020

This ECC Transparency Report details company income, expenses and use of funds during Q2 of 2020.

ECC Transparency Report for Q2 2020

The Zcash ecosystem: A 2020 recap

In this blog, we cover the milestones, the ecosystem growth and the community achievements over the past year.

The Zcash ecosystem: A 2020 recap

New Release 4.1.1

This is a hotfix release that addresses a performance regression in v4.1.0. It is recommended that either v4.0.0 or this […]

New Release 4.1.1

New Release: 4.1.0

Migration to Clang and static libc++ zcashd now builds its C++ (and C) dependencies entirely with a pinned version of […]

New Release: 4.1.0

ECC owners approve donation to Bootstrap Project

A majority of Electric Coin Co. (ECC) shareholders have officially voted in favor of donating 100 percent of the shares of the company to the nonprofit Bootstrap Project (Bootstrap).

ECC owners approve donation to Bootstrap Project

Celebrate Zcash’s birthday with Flexa and Baskin Robbins

Starting today, we’re giving away $10 of Zcash when you use the Flexa SPEDN app at Baskin Robbins.

Celebrate Zcash’s birthday with Flexa and Baskin Robbins

ECC’s owners to donate ECC

A majority of the investors and owners have informed us of their generous willingness to donate ECC in support of our shared mission to empower everyone with economic freedom.

ECC’s owners to donate ECC